J.D. Wheat Veterinary Orthopedic Research Laboratory

Photo: Lab Technician Ram Rao prepares cell cultures.
Lab Technician Ram Rao prepares cell cultures.

Support VORL

Research is supported through intramural and extramural grants and through private donations.  
The laboratory received an endowment from the Dolly Green Foundation in 1998 to enhance the well-being of racehorses.  

Past and Present Research Sponsors

American Association of Equine Practitioners 

American Horse Shows Association 

Center for Companion Animal Health

Center for Equine Health 

Dolly Green Foundation Endowment

Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation 

Hearst Foundation 

Lorna Talbot 

Marcia MacDonald Rivas 

McBeth Foundation 

Morris Animal Foundation 

Mr. and Mrs. Amory J. Cooke 

National Institutes of Health

Niarchos Foundation

Southern California Equine Foundation 

United States Department of Agriculture 

Veterinary Orthopedic Society

If you would like to support this laboratory by contribution or gift, please contact the faculty involved in the research area of interest or click on the "GIVE NOW" link at the bottom of the page.